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601 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94109-7910
+1 415-776-3999
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good59%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
20 Dec 2016
“Great cheap food near our hostel”
27 Nov 2016
“Authentic and Wonderful!”
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Asian, Vietnamese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
601 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94109-7910
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and very affordable - the lemongrass chicken was particularly excellent! Service very friendly and portions large!

Thank ljaneb89
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Small place that serves excellent and affordable Vietnamese food. Met in the dining room by the owner. So nice and welcoming. I took out that night and the food was super great! Affordable!!

Thank Scott E
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Little restaurant with great asian food..vietnamese and thai. inexpensive. But, the neighborhood is rough. Best to eat here in the daylight hours.

Thank James M
Reviewed 15 July 2016

After finishing some business at San Francisco City Hall, my friend and I checked the time to be 11:30 am. Its time for an early lunch! We decided to go over to Larkin and Turk Street, where the "Little Saigon" Vietnamese strip is located for...More

Thank Quasarsoujourner01
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

When you see the little guardians at the gateway to Little Saigon, you are near Mangosteen. Mangosteen is a small family run restaurant serving up delicious Vietnamese cuisine. The hearty offerings are chicken, beef or seafood in broth or on a bed of savory garlic...More

Thank Audrey C
Reviewed 10 June 2016

We have been going to this little hole-in-the-wall for years and always order the same thing-Banana Blossom Salad and the crepe with shrimp-we think those are the best we've come across in the area. This is not a fancy place and the dishes are not...More

Thank autumntiger_23
Reviewed 6 November 2015

I went to Mangosteen to have lunch. The place was packed. Fortunately for me, there was one small table for two waiting for me! I ordered the vegetarian garlic noodles and tofu dish. It was delicious. The portion size was large. Good thing and friend...More

Thank Shonda D
Reviewed 15 January 2015

We bought two soups, both with seafood. The bowls were very large and we barely managed to finish. Everything was very tasty. We also took the fresh coconut juice, which was served in the coconuts themselves. Very good, make sure to try it!

Thank Tiberius S
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Nice place right across the street from the Phoenix Hotel. Title of review says it all, but since I need more characters: good food, fair amount of vegetarian options, solid service, and reasonable prices.

Thank Wombatter
Reviewed 6 September 2014

The eggplant and grilled pork dishes were delicious. Been going to Vietnamese restaurants for 20 years, and this is one of the best.

Thank John_H56003
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94109-7910
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-776-3999
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